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atp_2006
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Custom Year To Date

Hello - 

 

I'm trying to create a custom Year to Date Calculation/Time Series.  

When I create the Custom Measures within Desktop it populates correctly. 

 

YTD = TOTALYTD(SUM(table[sales_amt]),Calendar[WK_END_DATE],"1/31")

 

But when I populate within Tabular Editor and change out the table/sales_amt with  "SelectedMeasure" I get errors/no results. 

any advice is appreciated.  Thank you. 

 

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atp_2006
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@amitchandak -

 

Thanks for you help. 

I've tried your way as well.  The Dax is accepted, but when I use the filter within the power bi tool it results in no data.

@amitchandak=

I'm able to hardcode the year with the result I'm expecting, but would like for it to be dynamic.

calculate(selectedmeasure(),'Calendar'[full_yr_nbr]="2022")

amitchandak
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Super User

@atp_2006 ,

 

try like

calculate( Sum(Table[sales) ,datesytd(Calendar[Date],"1/31") ) // Make sue to use date of date Table

 

Create measures like

M1= Sum(Table[sales)

 

 

And create calculation group

 

calculate( selectedmeasures() ,datesytd(Calendar[Date],"1/31") )

 

Power BI — Year on Year with or Without Time Intelligence
https://medium.com/@amitchandak.1978/power-bi-ytd-questions-time-intelligence-1-5-e3174b39f38a
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=km41KfM_0uA

 

Time Intelligence, Part of learn Power BI https://youtu.be/cN8AO3_vmlY?t=27510
Time Intelligence, DATESMTD, DATESQTD, DATESYTD, Week On Week, Week Till Date, Custom Period on Period,
Custom Period till date: https://youtu.be/aU2aKbnHuWs&t=145s

 

 

Calculation Groups- Measure Slicer, Measure Header Grouping, Measure to dimension conversion. Complex Table display : https://youtu.be/qMNv67P8Go0

 

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